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CPA Webinar Participants – More Resources

A shout out to those of you who participated in the CPA Webinar on Leadership-ability that I presented on Feb 26th. As of writing this post there were 11,127 registrants! Thank you for participating – and thank you CPA for the invitation to be part of your Webinar series again (this is my 8th year and […]

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(Webinar – free): Finding Ease in Times of “Crazy Busy”

According to a recent Globe and Mail study, 59% of Canadians feel stress out and unable to manage the pressure, and as a result they are less satisfied with work, less productive, and less healthy. Hmmm.  That’s no fun. Further more, 67% say their current job expectations feel too demanding. If you can relate then […]

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Webinar (free!) – Leadership-ability

NOTE: This Webinar Recording is now available (free) to listen to. (UPDATE: Nearly 12,000 people registered for this event!!) I’ve been invited again to be part of the CPA Webinar series. The organizers generously make these webinars available to anyone who would like to register. Please feel free to sign up. While the live date […]

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12 Year-end Reflection Qs: What Went Well? And more….

You can also see a version of this post in the Globe and Mail here. In the mad dash through December to the end of the year, it’s easy to be swept into the busyness of the season. But amidst the ‘crazy busy’ rush, do take a bit of time for yourself to reflect on […]

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Focus + Flow: Hard Work But Without the Struggle

This article is reposted from my first blog (TGIMworklife). It was first written in January 2007 and was one of the first posts in that brand new blog. You can read the original version here if you like. A slightly revised version follows below.  P.S Who knew back then that I”d write a book called […]

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Newsletter Subscribers: Important Anti-Spam Info

UPDATE (July 2017): The post below was written in 2014. All that you will read is still applicable today (July 2017). Please do take a moment to read this so you understand how I operate when it comes to adding people to my list. — On July 1st, Canada’s Anti-Spam legislation came into effect that […]

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Work 2.0: Managing the New Career Paradigm

If Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz was managing her career today I think she would immediately recognize that things have changed. I mean really changed.  As Dorothy might say “Toto, we’re not in Kansas any more”. There’s been a paradigm shift these past few years and the landscape is still evolving. Marked by radical […]

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Webinar: Brain-ability at Work

Tune in to my Brain-ability at Work Webinar (free-of-charge, courtesy of CPA and sponsored by Robert Half): Update: more than 8,000 people already registered! Although it occurred live on February 27, 2014 at 12:30pm, you can still tune in to the archived recording anytime.   Description: Everyone wants to bring their best to their work and […]

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Is Positivity On Your New Year’s Resolutions/Goals List? It Should Be.

This is the time of year when people are most likely to set goals. Get in shape, eat better, budget smarter, work wiser, and live better.. ….? How about you? Are you declaring goals that will help you step up your game in 2014 to be a better version of yourself? Nothing wrong with that. […]

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The Year of the Brain: 10 Things I learned and Why You Should Too

UPDATE NOTE: A version of this article has also been published at my Huffington Post blog. See it here!  — T’is the season for lists! A year in review of ____(fill in the blank); the top 10 list of __ (fill in the blank). There’s a list for everything and I’ve got several of my own. […]

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